Mane and Oshoala crowned king and queen of Africa

Written by  FIFA.com

Africa on Tuesday night crowned the footballing kings and queens of the mother continent at a star-studded ceremony in Hurghada, Egypt with Liverpool and Senegal star Sadio Mane and Nigeria and Barcelona forward Asisat Oshoala picked up the top awards for African Men's and Women's Player of the Year after an outstanding calendar year.

Mane: Africa's soccer king of 2019. Pix by FIFA.com. Mane: Africa's soccer king of 2019. Pix by FIFA.com.
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Algeria's Djamel Belmadi was rewarded for his side's CAF Africa Cup of Nations victory by being named the African Men's Coach of the Year, after Desiree Ellis was named the African Women's Coach of the Year for her South African side's exploits at the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019.

 

CAF Awards 2019 winners


African Interclubs Player of the Year: Youcef Belaïli (Algeria & Esperance / Ahli Jeddah)


African Youth Player of the Year: Achraf Hakimi (Morocco & Borussia Dortmund)


African Women’s National Team of the Year: Cameroon


African Men’s National Team of the Year: Algeria


Best African Goal of the Year: Riyad Mahrez (Algeria)

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